Source:The Financial Times (London)
Posted: Tuesday, July 28, 2009
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Yvette Cooper, the United Kingdom's Work and Pensions Secretary, has proposed adding a new annual bank holiday to commemorate people who are killed at work.
Workers' Memorial Day is already marked around the globe on April 28, and one proposal would be to have the new UK bank holiday on the Saturday nearest to April 28., But Secretary Cooper has said that she would also listen to calls to create another Bank Holiday.